Dailey Planet

Wednesday October 24 at 7 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT

“Daily Planet Up North” finds out how nocturnal bats may be a key to determining the effects of climate change in the land of the midnight sun.

Then meet a high school team obsessed with robots.

Watch as these young Canadian students prepare to take what they’ve discovered to intense international competition.

The frozen road to the vast wilderness of the Canadian north has become the road of opportunity and “Daily Planet” sets out to explore Canada’s territories in an all new theme week.

From October 22 – 28 at 7 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT on Discovery Channel, “Daily Planet Up North” co-hosts Jay Ingram and Kim Jagtiani will profile the Yukon, Northwest Territories and Nunavut to uncover the stories that reflect the cutting edge science and technology in the area.

From revealing the science behind a Canadian underground diamond mine to getting the inside scoop about the international race for oil and gas in the Arctic, “Daily Planet” goes beyond the cold to reveal what’s heating up the territories in five unique episodes.